Category Archives: Catholic Writing and Publishing

Late, Great Member Round-Up

Nancy Ward, this one of the most beautiful pieces I have ever read…my heart just broke in the moment of holy connection you describe. This post needs to be widely shared. Thank you! Mary Woods Thanks for the discovery of an … Continue reading

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CWG Prayer Chain Post: April 14, 2014

The CWG Prayer Chain Post is a weekly post for members to include their special intentions by adding a comment. Isaiah 50:4-7 Lord Yahweh has given me a disciple’s tongue, for me to know how to give a word of … Continue reading

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Code Zero by Jonathan Maberry

Code Zero by Jonathan Maberry My rating: 5 of 5 stars SHORT VERSION: WOAH. This is the worthy sequel to Patient Zero. At one point, Rudy Sanchez says that “this has done something fundamental to the American people.” I’ll tell … Continue reading

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Report on CWG Committee Activity

Membership Committee: Michael R. Shelton cwg@holylance.net New Members: Patti Dohn, Jeanette Block, Neil Combs, David O’Keefe, Incarnate Institute, Robert Farris, Nadra Fischer, Nancy H. Murray, Gregory Walker, Julian Bauer, Roger Dubin, John James Gillespie, Patricia Lea Olson, Elizabeth Brunner, Nancy … Continue reading

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CWG Prayer Chain Post: April 7, 2014

The CWG Prayer Chain Post is a weekly post for members to include their special intentions by adding a comment. Ezekiel 37:12-14 So, prophesy. Say to them, “The Lord Yahweh says this: I am now going to open your graves; … Continue reading

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A Writer’s Nemesis–an Unapologetic Computer

When I got my hands on my first Smith-Corona H Series Correctable Typewriter, I was in my glory. I was also in control.   Then…along came computers and the word-processing phenomenon.  Writers were thrilled at the technology: Spell-check, formatting, multiple … Continue reading

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On Another Note

(What happened to the Blog Round-Up???*) I’m looking for help with a research/writing project I hope you’ll find interesting. Please help me discover and share ideas for Catholic Cultural Initiatives. What is a Catholic cultural initiative?? It’s an event, membership … Continue reading

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CWG Prayer Chain Post: March 31, 2014

The CWG Prayer Chain Post is a weekly post for members to include their special intentions by adding a comment. Ephesians 5:8-14 You were darkness once, but now you are light in the Lord; behave as children of light, for … Continue reading

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From the President’s Desk – March 28

I’m going to avoid talking about the lengthy, brutal winter that most of us are still experiencing to tell you about my new book, A Subtle Grace. It’s the sequel to my second novel, In Name Only, and continues the … Continue reading

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What Makes Catholic Books Catholic?

I recently recommended a film that, on its face, is exactly the sort of thing I don’t approve.  Laden with profanity, the story follows a handful of crass, immature, impulsive boys on a trip through adolescence gone wrong, with no … Continue reading

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